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REST API workflows to add and modify storage VMs

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To perform add and modify storage VM operations using the SnapCenter Plug-in for VMware vSphere REST APIs, you must follow the prescribed sequence of REST API calls.

For each REST API, add https://<server>:<port>; at the front of the REST API to form a complete endpoint.

To add storage VM operations, follow this workflow:

Step REST API Comments

1

/4.1/storage-system

Add Storage System adds the specified storage VM to SnapCenter Plug-in for VMware vSphere.

To modify storage VM operations, follow this workflow:

Step REST API Comments

1

/4.1/storage-system

getSvmAll gets the list of all available storage VMs.
Note the name of the storage VM that you want to modify.

2

/4.1/storage-system

Modify Storage System modifies the specified storage VM.
Pass the name from Step 1 in addition to all the other required attributes.